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Robbie Coltrane Honoured At Scottish Baftas

Harry Potter star Robbie Coltrane was the toast of the Scottish Bafta Awards on Sunday (13Nov11) as he was acknowledged for his longrunning career.The actor was honoured for his "outstanding contribution to film" at the...

Towie Christmas Single To Battle X Factor Winner

The cast of ITV show 'The Only Way is Essex' are readying their own Christmas single - a cover of Wham's 'Last Christmas'. The stars of the Bafta winning show, including Joey Essex and Mark...

I'm A Celebrity Line-up Announced, Mark Wright, Crissy Rock

The line-up for this year's 'I'm A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here' has been announced, with 'The Only Way is Essex' star Mark Wright heading the latest batch of celebrities heading to the Australian...

Bill Murray Teams Up With Another Coppola

Bill Murray is hoping to replicate the success of his hit 2003 movie Lost In Translation by teaming up with another member of the Coppola directing dynasty.The Ghostbusters star was the toast of the awards...

George Clooney On Being Oscars 'Best Actor' Frontrunner

Hollywood star George Clooney has played down talk he is the favourite to win Best Actor at the 2012 Oscars for his role as a father attempting to reconnect with his children, in 'The Descendants'....

Jamie Bell Enjoyed Tintin 'Challenge'

Jamie Bell found there were "lots of challenges" voicing the titular character in 'The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn'.The 25-year-old English actor thinks being European played a "big part" in him getting...

Thandie Newton On Movies, "It's Like Interrupting An Orgasm"

Thandie Newton, the British Bafta winning actress, is about to make her stage debut in a West End run of 'Death and the Maiden' at the Harold Pinter theatre. Speaking to the UK's Guardian newspaper,...

Rosamund Pike Wants Oscars Overhaul

Former Bond girl Rosamund Pike wants Oscars bosses to overhaul the prizegiving, branding award ceremonies the "low point" of the year.The British actress blundered while presenting a Bafta Award earlier this year (11) when she...

Chris Langham Makes Acting Comeback After Jail Sentence

Chris Langham, the British actor who was jailed for downloading child pornography in 2007, has landed his first role since his arrest. Langham, whose performances in 'The Thick of It' were heralded by critics, will...

Director Defends Role For Disgraced Chris Langham

A British moviemaker has defended his decision to cast Chris Langham in a comeback role, insisting the disgraced actor is "perfect" for the part.Award-winning Langham was jailed for 10 months in 2007 after he was...

Dad's Army Writer David Croft Dies

British comedy writer David Croft has died at the age of 89.The famed writer and producer, who was behind Bbc comedy classics including Dad's Army and 'Allo 'Allo!, passed away in his sleep at his...

Jessie Wallace Ends Tumultous Year With 'Best Actress' Award

Jessie Wallace, the British actress best known for playing 'Kat Moon' on Eastenders, has been named 'Best Actress' at the 2011 Inside Soap Awards. Wallace, who turned 40-years-old over the weekend, picked up the award...

Shirley Maclaine Honoured At French Film Festival

Veteran actress Shirley Maclaine was honoured for her longstanding career at the Deauville American Film Festival in France on Sunday (04Sep11).The star, who made her debut movie appearance in 1955's The Trouble with Harry, boasts...

David Gest And Tito Plan Tour Tribute To Michael Jackson

David Gest, Tito Jackson, Rebbie Jackson are to pay tribute to Michael Jackson with a live tour honouring the pop icon's life.The TV star and producer will be joined by the late singer's two siblings...

Holly Willoughby Returns To Work After Maternity Leave

Holly Willoughby has returned to work after the birth of her daughter Belle in April this year (2011)The Brighton born TV presenter already has a son with producer husband DAN BALDWIN but Belle will be...

Rosie Huntington-whiteley Models For Marks And Spencer

Ryan Reynolds and Rosie Huntington-Whiteley have been signed up to star in UK brand Marks and Spencer's autumn campaign.'Green Lantern' actor Ryan and the 'Transformers: Dark of the Moon' beauty front the company's Autograph collection,...

David Hare Wins 2011 Pinter Prize

British playwright David Hare has been named the recipient of the 2011 Pen/Pinter Prize.The honour, established in memory of British Nobel Prize-winning playwright Harold Pinter, is the latest in a long line of accolades for...

Stiller To Be Honoured By Bafta/la

Ben Stiller is to be honoured with the Charlie Chaplin Britannia Award for Excellence in Comedy at the Bafta Los Angeles Britannia Awards.Stiller will be feted at a gala to be held at the Beverly...

Jamie Foxx Owes Career Success To Canny Tom Cruise

Actor Jamie Foxx credits Tom Cruise with putting him on the path to superstardom after using his influence in Hollywood to help drum up support for the comedian's Oscar-winning movie Ray.The funnyman first met Cruise...

Saoirse Ronan's Dad Checks Scripts

Saoirse Ronan's dad reads her scripts before her to check they aren't too explicit. The 17-year-old star has received praise for the mature nature of her acting - appearing in films including 'Atonement' and 'The...

Jennifer Lopez Dumped Hubby Hours Before Meeting Will And Kate

Jennifer Lopez brought the showbiz world to a standstill when she announced her shock split from husband Marc Anthony on Friday. It has now emerged that the couple were scheduled to attend the glittering Bafta...

Jennifer Lopez And Marc Anthony Split

Superstar couple Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony have sent shockwaves through Hollywood by announcing the end of their marriage.The actress/singer wed Anthony in June 2004 and they welcomed twins Max and Emme in February, 2008...

Bonham Carter Honoured By Bafta

Actress Helena Bonham Carter will be the toast of Hollywood later this year (11) when she is honoured at the 2011 Bafta Los Angeles Britannia Awards.The Oscar-nominated The King's Speech star has been chosen as...

Zooey Deschanel Upset About Blogger's Attack

Actress Zooey Deschanel has taken aim at a Los Angeles Times blogger, who took a quote she made at the Duke & Duchess Of Cambridge's Los Angeles gala on Saturday night (09Jul11) out of context...

Jennifer Lopez Looks Set To Make American Idol Return

Jennifer Lopez has reportedly agreed to return to the 'American Idol' panel.The 'Jenny from the Block' hitmaker looks likely to rejoin fellow panellists Steven Tyler and Randy Jackson, who have both renewed their contracts on...

Royal Couple Thrill Locals With Sunday Morning Walkabout

Visiting royals the Duke & Duchess Of Cambridge thrilled fans waiting outside the couple's Hancock Park, Los Angeles residence on Sunday morning (10Jul11) with an impromptu 10-minute meet and greet.The newlyweds left the home of...

Victoria Beckhams Celebrate As Baby Girl Is Born

Victoria Beckham is a mum again - the former Spice Girls star gave birth to a healthy baby girl in Los Angeles on Sunday morning (10Jul11).The tot weighed in at 7lbs 10ozs, according to a...

Victoria Beckhams Celebrate As Baby Girl Is Born

Victoria Beckham is a mum again - the former Spice Girls star gave birth to a healthy baby girl in Los Angeles on Sunday morning (10Jul11).The tot weighed in at 7lbs 10ozs, according to a...

Stars Turn Out For Prince William And Duchess' Los Angeles Bafta Dinner

Tom Hanks, Nicole Kidman and Jennifer Lopez were among the stars who turned out to greet Prince William and his new bride at a British Academy of Film & Television Arts (Bafta) party in Los...

Duke & Duchess Of Cambridge Arrive In Los Angeles

Arnold Schwarzenegger's successor as California Governor and the Mayor of Los Angeles greeted newlywed royals Prince William and Catherine, Duchess Of Cambridge when they touched down in Los Angeles on Friday evening (08Jul11).Governor Jerry Brown...

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